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anyone familiar with French submarines?

Article about: Just found thise commemorative wall medal; last WE. I found out it must be a French submarine, but they had 10 ships over all theyre naval history runnig by the same name. All I wanted to kn

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    Default anyone familiar with French submarines?

    Just found thise commemorative wall medal; last WE.
    I found out it must be a French submarine, but they had 10 ships over all theyre naval history runnig by the same name.
    All I wanted to know is if it could be commemorating a II WW ship?
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    Always looking for Belgian Congo stuff!
    cheers
    |<ris

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    Default Re: anyone familiar with French submarines?

    Can't help much, but I do have this badge of which I know little
    Regards
    René

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    Quote by reneblacky View Post
    Can't help much, but I do have this badge of which I know little
    No prob rene.
    I just found a French marine forum and posted my question over there, I will add your insigna to it.
    cheers
    kris
    Always looking for Belgian Congo stuff!
    cheers
    |<ris

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    Quote by stuka f View Post
    No prob rene.
    I just found a French marine forum and posted my question over there, I will add your insigna to it.
    cheers
    kris
    All good Kris Thanks Mate
    Regards
    René

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    Default Re: anyone familiar with French submarines?

    all ready found thise;
    la tranchee militaire & Co SARL - Insigne poitrine commandant sous marin Marine Nationale franaise
    It is mentioned as a chest insigna for commanders of submarines, the only thing is; thise one as two crossed swords , yours have only one sword....
    Always looking for Belgian Congo stuff!
    cheers
    |<ris

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    Default Re: anyone familiar with French submarines?

    Quote by stuka f View Post
    all ready found thise;
    la tranchee militaire & Co SARL - Insigne poitrine commandant sous marin Marine Nationale franaise
    It is mentioned as a chest insigna for commanders of submarines, the only thing is; thise one as two crossed swords , yours have only one sword....
    Hmmmmm.
    not sure what to say? interesting that there are obvious grades

    Thanks again Kris
    Regards
    René

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    Just got the answer.
    Insignes sous-marins
    Yours is the liscence of superior submarine knowledge...don't know if my translation is correct...!!??
    Always looking for Belgian Congo stuff!
    cheers
    |<ris

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    Default Re: anyone familiar with French submarines?

    Quote by stuka f View Post
    Just got the answer.
    Insignes sous-marins
    Yours is the liscence of superior submarine knowledge...don't know if my translation is correct...!!??
    Thanks Kris nice info find shame no answer of your original post
    Regards
    René

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    Default Re: anyone familiar with French submarines?

    Quote by reneblacky View Post
    Thanks Kris nice info find shame no answer of your original post
    Not here, but I got my info as well.
    Tampion - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
    Mine was attributed to a post war ship.
    Always looking for Belgian Congo stuff!
    cheers
    |<ris

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